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#180717 - 12/06/08 08:58 AM Just one of Pierre's Malaprops....
PamM Offline
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Poor Pierre....He tries so hard to sound quite intellectual when speaking his second language, English.
Recently "Can I ask you a hypodermical question?"

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#180719 - 12/06/08 03:27 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: PamM]
Andrew Robinson Offline
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Looks like he'll needle little help.

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#180720 - 12/06/08 03:28 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: Andrew Robinson]
wofahulicodoc Online   content
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Etui, Brutus ?

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#180726 - 12/06/08 10:34 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: Andrew Robinson]
The Pook Offline
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Registered: 02/20/08
Posts: 1067
Loc: Tasmania
Originally Posted By: Andrew Robinson
Looks like he'll needle little help.

That was pretty sharp!

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#180731 - 12/07/08 08:29 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: The Pook]
olly Offline
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Loc: Auckland, New Zealand
Originally Posted By: The Pook
Originally Posted By: Andrew Robinson
Looks like he'll needle little help.

That was pretty sharp!


Acute response crazy

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#180765 - 12/09/08 12:55 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: olly]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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Ouch! Sounds like an acute case of nursing a pun.
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#180772 - 12/09/08 02:02 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: LukeJavan8]
twosleepy Offline
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I think it needs a little doctoring-up...

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#180783 - 12/09/08 07:43 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: twosleepy]
Faldage Offline
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Or either that, or being taken out and shot, one.

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#180795 - 12/09/08 10:27 PM getting back to basics [Re: PamM]
wofahulicodoc Online   content
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Originally Posted By: PamM
Poor Pierre....He tries so hard to sound quite intellectual when speaking his second language, English.
Recently "Can I ask you a hypodermical question?"


C'mon, folks, don't let it get under your skin.

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#180798 - 12/10/08 05:29 AM Re: getting back to basics [Re: wofahulicodoc]
The Pook Offline
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Loc: Tasmania
Do you think we are perhaps injecting too much levity into this serious thread? laugh

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#180813 - 12/10/08 11:43 AM Re: getting back to basics [Re: The Pook]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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I have no problem getting serious here. What exactly is the thread?
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#180815 - 12/10/08 12:58 PM Re: getting back to basics [Re: LukeJavan8]
twosleepy Offline
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Loc: western NY
Don't you get the point? You'll need to sharpen your skills to keep up with this pinnacle of wit. Go ahead, take a stab at it...

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#180837 - 12/11/08 11:15 AM Re: getting back to basics [Re: twosleepy]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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too tempting:
Is the thread for suture?
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#201685 - 08/09/11 05:04 AM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: PamM]
tsuwm Offline
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thrice

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#201877 - 08/17/11 10:51 AM Re: getting back to basics [Re: ]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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#202133 - 08/26/11 11:31 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: PamM]
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and more...
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#202142 - 08/27/11 11:46 AM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: Buffalo Shrdlu]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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....they sure get busy, just to have it eliminated so quickly.
There must be places where they get satisfaction of such
a waste of time posting.
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#202145 - 08/27/11 12:16 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: PamM]
Buffalo Shrdlu Offline
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millions of forums out there; every link nets a little bit of income. it adds up!
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#202147 - 08/27/11 12:31 PM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: Buffalo Shrdlu]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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Only been with computer and the net about 4 years now, so
it amazes me, and I really had to stop and think about what
you said, but it does make lots of sense I guess.
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#202458 - 09/15/11 10:49 PM Re: getting back to basics [Re: ]
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#202556 - 09/22/11 04:09 AM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: ]
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"There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all."

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#202559 - 09/22/11 08:02 AM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: BranShea]
Candy Offline
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Registered: 09/21/10
Posts: 1705
Loc: down under
I don't know Bran....being able to say it so eloquently must pay something wink

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#202570 - 09/22/11 11:30 AM Re: Just one of Pierre's Malaprops.... [Re: Candy]
LukeJavan8 Offline
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Deleting does no good, let them post and just ignore them.
Pretty soon they will have more posts than anyone and be
first in the forum list on all threads.
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